Kansas staycation

7 Airbnbs For The Ultimate Kansas Staycation

With so much stunning scenery and charming cities like Wichita, it’s never a bad time for a Kansas staycation. The state has lots to do and see, as well as some world-class restaurants.

These locations are all high-end Airbnbs which are ideal for large groups, families or a couple’s getaway. The best part is that once you divide the cost of the house between a group, it works out as a super affordable alternative to hotels and resorts.

All you have to do now is round up some friends and get ready to enjoy the ultimate Kansas staycation in one of these beautiful Airbnbs…

Best Airbnbs in Kansas

1. Hunting Lodge- Great Bend

This property is perfect for those that love to hunt, it’s truly a hunter’s paradise.

The grounds consist of 20 acres with a fishing pond and plenty of wildlife viewing opportunities from the covered patio. A short drive will bring you to the renowned waterfowl hunting grounds at Cheyenne Bottoms Wildlife Area!

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This 8-bed, 4.5-bath vacation rental, is the perfect crash pad for all of your game pursuits. With a state of the art gear room that boats a flat-screen TV, built-in gun rack, storage space, smoker, seating area and bar!

The property has 2 living rooms (upstairs & downstairs) a 14-person dining table, a large wraparound patio, and laptop-friendly deskspace for those that need to catch up on some work! The nightly price for this property is $350 and it sleeps, 16+ guests.

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2. Oasis in the Country- Great Bend

Situated on 10 acres, this 7500 sq ft home has a pond large enough to use a paddle boat and canoe.  With a fenced backyard, this property is secluded and quiet. If you enjoy privacy, this is the space for you!

Enjoy the 8 seater hot tub when you need to relax, play a game of cornhole, or have a bonfire in the back yard fire pit.

If you prefer indoors, enjoy a game of pool, scrabble, or checkers. Or maybe a good book on a comfy couch, a nap, or a good movie. The kitchen is fully stocked to meet your needs.

This home will cost you $325 per night and it can accommodate up to 12 guests.

3. Lake Stay- Council Grove

Situated on the lake this home is ideal for avid boaters, swimmers, or outdoor enthusiasts. The water is 12 feet deep at the end of the dock which makes it ideal for boating, jumping in, or fishing.

The multiple patio settings make it the perfect place for different groups to hang out together. Grill out back and enjoy the sunset!

With over 80 windows in the house, the views are unparalleled. Each of the two wings of the house has its own unique views and atmosphere. A fully equipped kitchen, various indoor seating areas, and a room for all the kids to run around, this is the ideal spot to make great memories with loved ones.

The nightly rate for this home is $450 and can sleep up to 14 guests.

4. The Common Ground- Manhattan

Constructed in 1912, this beautiful home is ideal for a number of events from weddings, reunions to even a game weekend!

With 6 bedrooms and 5 baths, you’ll have plenty of space for a large group. This eco-friendly home is 100% wind-powered, a true mix of vintage and modern.

The kitchen is stocked with everything you need to cook a meal, including that essential cup of coffee for breakfast and each bedroom is equipped with an Amazon Echo with Alexa.

This property costs $240 per night and sleeps, 12 guests.

5. Historic SchoolHouse- Manhattan

Spend your vacation in a schoolhouse! This unique property was built in 1916 as a rural high school. But don’t worry it has all the modern amenities you could need.

With a large, gourmet kitchen and sleeping capacity for 13, this immaculate home is ready for your retreat, family reunion, or game weekend getaway.

The lower daylight basement level boasts a game room with a foosball table and media room. Enjoys evening watching the sunset and stargazing, relax in the outside coverport which has a fire table, perfect for roasting some s’ mores.

This schoolhouse has a price tag of $385 per night.

6. Purdue House- Wichita

This is a restored Victorian-style home. It’s truly unique, as it is in National Register List. Aside from the special architectural features, it is named after Dr. George Clinton Purdue. The legend has it that Dr. Purdue had treated Wyatt Earp while residing in this building.

A great place for a large family or group of friends to stay that has a real home feel.

This house is sure to get the conversation flowing as it is steeped in history. With a large common there is plenty of room to enjoy your time with family and friends.

This 7 bedroom house sleeps 13 guests and the average nightly rate is $345.

7. Mildford Lake Lodge- Clay Center

Enjoy a rustic country type atmosphere in this newly constructed lodge, ideal for large groups and preferably hunter enthusiasts, great for entertaining as there is plenty of sitting room in the kitchen and living area for all guests.

Just a short drive to lake Milford (largest lake in Kansas) as well as miles of ATV trails.

This hunting inspired cabin sleeps 16+ guests and it will set you back $750 per night.

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Siobhan McKenny